La Monnaie cancels all remaining performances in the 2019-20 season
Following the extension of the safety measures to combat the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are obliged to cancel all productions and events until the end of the season.
Given the current situation to combat the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), and out of respect for our personnel, the public, healthcare professionals and the scientific authorities, the Board of Directors has decided to extend the closure of the theatre, workshops and offices of La Monnaie until further notice. All our services remain suspended. In addition, all further performances and events in the current season are cancelled. La Monnaie will contact all affected ticket holders via e-mail in the following days.
This is the full list of La Monnaie events and productions affected by the safey measures:
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